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  • Hole In the Heart by Henny Beaumont

    When the registrar told Henny and her husband that their daughter might have Down’s Syndrome, she thought that her life was over. How would she be able to look after this baby, who might die, and manage her other two children at the same time? Hole in the Heart is a moving, funny, ironic and refreshingly honest look at living with a child who has special needs. "Powerful and deeply honest... Henny's words and stunning art work speak to everyone, whether they have a child with a learning disability or not." - Mencap Graphic Novel Paperback: 288 pages Size: 170mm x 240mm Learn More

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  • The State of the Middle East Atlas (Third Edition) by Dan Smith

    The author of the best-selling State of the World Atlas builds a unique contemporary understanding of the factors and forces at play by homing in on the key events, themes, resources and relationships. Blending the creative use of maps and graphics with incisive text and the most-up-to-date statistics, this Atlas explains the background to current events in the Middle East. 'A brilliant, accessible up-to-date resource: Everything you need to know to fuel your understanding of this complex region.' - Jon Snow Paperback or eBook, 160 pages. Learn More
  • The Way to School by Rosemary McCarney

    Minimal text and stunning photographs from around the world describe the remarkable, and often dangerous, journeys children make every day on their way to and from school. The Way to School is both a fascinating look at school around the world and a very subtle message to readers to appreciate what they have. - Kirkus Reviews This book helps remind us how much effort some children have to make to get to school every day. Each page features striking photographs of their journeys, over flood waters, up cliffs, along tightropes, wires or rickety bridges... Through these images, we can all reflect on the journeys we and others make each day. - Juno Magazine Learn More

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  • The Great Climate Robbery by GRAIN

    The follow-up to GRAIN’s The Great Food Robbery this title moves on to connect analysis of the food system to larger issues affecting the planet, and link peoples’ struggles over food to climate change. "A must read for movements addressing climate change as well as seed and food sovereignty. It shows that industrial corporate agriculture is a major part of the climate crisis, and small scale ecological farming is a significant solution." - Dr Vandana Shiva "Lifts up the voices of farmers around the world, explaining why their fight to stop the industrial food juggernaut is the same as the fight for a habitable, just planet." - Naomi Klein , author and environmentalist Learn More
  • Portraits of Violence Graphic Novel by Brad Evans and Sean Michael Wilson

    Bringing together established academics and award-winning comic book writers and illustrators, Portraits of Violence illustrates the most compelling ideas and episodes in the critique of violence. Ten leading thinkers, including Chomsky, Foucault and Sontag, have their theories presented in ground-breaking comic format. 'I strongly urge you to read this... a compelling and challenging collection that needs to seen by everybody in power or comfortably submitting to it.' - Comics Review. 'An extremely timely book' - Shelf Abuse

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  • Peters Laminated Map

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    The revolutionary Peters Projection presents countries in their true proportion to one another. This laminated wallchart is hard-wearing and easy to clean Learn More

  • Don't Shoot The Clowns!

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    One woman's account of living with Iraqi people during the war and its aftermath. Learn More

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  • Trigger Issues: Football

    A warts and all look at the global sport. Learn More

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  • From Newbury with Love by Anna Horsbrugh-Porter and Marina Aidova

    Heart-warming collection of letters between an English couple and the family of a Soviet prisoner of conscience. Ages 11 to 99 Learn More

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  • NoNonsense Rethinking Education by Adam Unwin and John Yandell

    What is knowledge? Who decides what is important? Who owns it? These are central themes which run through this title which aims to change perceptions and understanding of education. Using historical and contemporary examples the authors examine the motivations, conflicts and contradictions in education. Breaking down the structures, forces and technologies involved they chart an alternative approach. 'A brilliant little book, which as the title suggests, doesn't mess around and gets to the nitty gritty of what's going in education. It's now a key reading for my students'. - Dr Alpesh Maisuria , Senior Lecturer at the University of East London 'This book offers hope for a truly profound re-imagination of education'. - Anthony Paré , Professor of Language and Literacy Education, University of British Columbia. Learn More

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